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Venomous creatures like hot weather, too

The spring and summer months are upon us. This, for many people around town, means they will be starting to go outside and enjoying the great weather. Unfortunately, with the hotter temperatures and the weather steadily becoming warmer, the bugs, snakes and other insects become more active. I’m sure, if you haven’t already, you will begin to see the bugs and insects more frequently.

Communication skills make good, bad impression

Communication comes in many forms. I’d like to look through a scope into language. In the policing business, proper language can be a liberating fact. Conversely, poor language could be intellectually condemning.

Attorney Stubbs charged with battery

Boulder City has filed a criminal complaint against attorney Stephen Stubbs of Boulder City, charging him with one count of battery, a misdemeanor.

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Good description helps locate missing pets

Long, dark straight hair or curly, short light hair? Not sure? A boy or a girl? How much did they weigh? Were there any recognizable features? Which way did they go? You get the point. Can you paint the picture? All of these questions are important, especially when we’re looking for a family member or a best friend.

Safety issues behind dry lake closure

A growing trend of the past few years is coming to a close this Fourth of July.

Residents arrested on drug charges appear in court

A group of Boulder City residents arrested recently on drug-related charges made their first court appearances Tuesday at Boulder Township Justice Court.

Search warrant yields four arrests at BC home

Four people were arrested last week after a search warrant was executed at a Boulder City residence where police say methamphetamine was sold.

Police arrest man for growing, selling pot

A man was arrested last week for selling marijuana grown in his Boulder City home, according to police.

Repair workers need proper credentials

Knock, knock. Who’s there? It’s the repair person, painter, handyman or anyone else you may have hired to work on your home. Spring is around the corner and many homeowners hire help to work on their home.

Bad decisions weigh us down on journey through life

We’re going to see “The Wizard of Oz”; there’s the yellow brick road. Follow me, let’s walk. While roads in Boulder City may not be yellow, the theory of making a choice to take the correct or right path is just as important today as it was in the marvelous 1939 film.

Police blotter

Feb. 20, 2:13 p.m.

Two to plead guilty in burglary cases

The cases involving two local burglary suspects will move to District Court because the suspects reached agreements with the Clark County District Attorney.

Police blotter

Feb. 11, 10:55 a.m.

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